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Plan of Cairns Harbour, Trinity Bay, 1878 / surveyed by E. R. Connor
Bib ID 7788713
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
Connor, Edward R., cartographer
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale approximately 1:18,000. 4 inches equal to a nautical mile of 6050.9 feet. (E 145°45'23"--E 145°49'44"/S 16°53'26"--S 16°57'49"). 
Description Queensland : Harbours & Rivers, 1885 
1 map ; on sheet 91 x 70 cm. 
Full contents
  • A hydrographic chart giving soundings in feet, reduced to low water ordinary spring tides, or to a level 12 feet below the datum mark ^ on the top of the largest boulder on Bessie Point. Coverage extends seaward of the mouth of the Barron River, across to False Cape and downstream beyond Cairns. Includes costal profile.
  • Inset: Cairns large scale plan shewing the wharves etc. Soundings in feet at L.W. springs. Scale approximately 1:4,000.
 
Notes

Map bears the stamp of Harbours & Rivers Queensland.

Map printed with signature: Edward R. Connor, Nav. Lieut., R.N., 12th June 1885.

Depths shown by soundings.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-692765070

Subjects Nautical charts -- Queensland -- Cairns Harbour.  |  Cairns Harbour (Qld.) -- Navigation -- Maps.  |  Cairns Harbour (Qld.) -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1878, 1885 
Other authors/contributors Queensland. Department of Harbours and Marine, cartographer, issuing body
Also Titled

Australia - East Coast, Queensland : plan of Cairns Harbour, Trinity Bay, 1878.

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